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President Barroso attends the European Forum Alpbach 2013, Austria

 Kristalina Georgieva, Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of Tanzania, José Manuel Barroso and Valerie Amos, UN Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator

In the framework of the European Forum Alpbach in Austria President Barroso participates in an informal retreat on 30 August, to which he had invited together with the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.

The President of Tanzania, Mr Jakaya Kikwete, as well as selected global leaders from business, civil society, international organizations and academia participate in the retreat.

This strategic top-level dialogue will discuss "new ideas for a fair globalization", aiming to generate innovative, cross-cutting policy ideas to better shape and manage our increasingly inter-connected world.

On Saturday 31 August, President Barroso delivers the closing speech at the European Forum Alpbach.

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Video: Arrival at the event

Video: President Barroso at the forum

Speech: "European ideas for fair globalisation"